Community Consent for Genetic Research
Published Online: 15 JUL 2006
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Weijer, C. 2006. Community Consent for Genetic Research. eLS. .
- Published Online: 15 JUL 2006
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Protections for research subjects are traditionally limited to those for individual participants. As communities are increasingly targeted for genetic research, new protections, including in some cases seeking informed consent from those communities, must be developed.
- genetic research;
- informed consent;
- participatory action;